Learn about the most important holidays and events may 3 in history
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Today – may 3
Today is the 123rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year there are 242 days. Birthdays – Anastasie, Gabriel, Gregory, Alexander, And Fyodor. World press freedom Day international day of silence, in Poland and Japan celebrate Constitution Day in Sierra Leone – independence Day.
World press freedom day
In 1993, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 3 may as world press freedom day (World Press Freedom Day).
World day of the Sun
Since 1994 in different countries, on 3 may, the Day of the Sun (Sun Day), sometimes called the world day of the Sun or the International day of the Sun.
Folk omens on may 3
- Layer dry – omen to what will not this year a rich harvest;
- Watch what forward grow – grass or rye – and will bring a rich harvest;
- A lot of bumps on Ales – a sign that the bread would grow well.
Interesting events in history on may 3
In 1494 Christopher Columbus discovered Jamaica.
1791 th an extraordinary Sejm of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth adopted the Constitution of 3 may.
In 1904 American inventor George Parker patented his first writing pen.
3 may born
1874 – françois Coty, French perfumer.
In 1921, ray “sugar” Robinson, American boxer in srednevekovyi category.
In 1933, he was born James brown, American singer, “the godfather of soul”.
In 1956, she was born Natalya Andreychenko, a Russian theater and film actress (“Mary Poppins, goodbye,” “Military-the field novel”, “Sibiriada”, “the sins of the fathers”, “the Quiet don”).
We will remind, Today, wrote about weekends and holidays in may 2019 in Ukraine. Earlier we told you when the funeral days in 2019 after Easter.
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